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“Everything was so quiet like somebody had shut the volume control off on the world.”
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“My parents were sharecroppers, working the land, working the tobacco, pulling the little bloom that comes off so there’d be more leaves…”
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“I remember thinking that if I had a magic wand this is where I would use it.”
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On the Boardwalk

Stories from New York City's Coney Island

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Staff Picks

Memorable stories from our archive, chosen by our interview facilitators